5 Days Total Collection of Half Girlfriend and Hindi Medium
Highly anticipated Hindi offering of this week, Half Girlfriend reported good business in the opening weekend but got failed to receive positive reviews from all the critics as well as audience. As a result, it remained flat over the weekend and also witnessed abrupt fall in it’s footfalls with weekdays.
Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor starrer this romantic drama movie was released with good buzz and expected to create magic like 2013’s Aashiqui 2. But unfortunately nothing happened like that and Mohit Suri’s recent directorial venture started loosing hold over the audience too early.
In the opening weekend, Half Girlfriend registered the fifth highest opening of the year in Bollywood so far and raked the business of total 32.04 crores from 2500 screens on an almost flat note. This was included 10.27 crores of Friday, 10.63 crores of Saturday and 11.14 crores on Sunday.
Now the movie is in weekdays and witnessing considerable drops in it’s business graph. On Monday, it recorded a dip of approx. 50% than Friday and did the business of 5.11 crores. Then on the next day i.e. Tuesday, Half Girlfriend minted the amount of 4.46 crores with more drop and raised it’s 5 days domestic total to 41.61 crores.
While on the other hand, Irrfan Khan and Saba Qamar starrer Hindi Medium was released with a normal buzz but getting positive response from everyone due to it’s meaningful content. In the opening weekend, it garnered the business of 12.56 crores with 2.81 crores on Friday, 4.25 crores on Saturday and 5.50 crores on Sunday from 1126 screens nationwide.
In weekdays, Saket Chaudhary’s directorial witnessed some drop in footfalls but still heading steadily. On Monday, Hindi Medium collected the amount of 3.15 crores, which was 12% higher than the opening day. On Tuesday, with little more rise it managed to add 3.30 crores to it’s account and made 5 days total collection as 19.01 crores on domestic box office.